Welcome to Sumner County

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Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical and historical data and placing it online for the free use of all researchers.

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We would very much like to make you part of this project.
If you have information that you'd like to share about any town, family, county or subject, please send it to us and we'll make sure it gets posted to the right county.

Types of Data We're Looking to Post Online

Send transcribed biographies, obituaries, vital records, census records, newspaper gleanings, military records, or if you have walked cemeteries and have transcribed those names and dates,and any other type of data you think would be helpful to researchers.

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Regretfully, we do not have time to do research for anybody.

All data we come across will be added to these sites.

We thank you for visiting and hope you'll come back again to view the updates we make to these sites




Sumner Count is divided into thirty townships.  The cities of Caldwell and Wellington are considered governmentally independent and are excluded from the census figures for the townships.

Wellington is the County Seat.  


Avon .. Belle Plaine .. Bluff .. Caldwell .. Chikaskia .. Conway .. Creek .. Dixon .. Downs .. Eden .. Falls .. Gore .. Greene .. Guelph .. Harmon .. Illinois .. Jackson .. London .. Morris .. Osborne .. Oxford .. Palestine .. Ryan .. Seventy-Six .. South Haven .. Springdale .. Sumner .. Valverde .. Walton .. Wellington


Argonia ... Belle Plaine .. Caldwell ... Conway Springs .. Geuda Springs .. Hunnewell ..Mayfield ..  Milan ... Mulvane ... Oxford .. South Haven ... Wellington  


Sumner County, Kansas Data


Marriages / Engagements


Bible Records Murders & Mysteries
Birth Records Newspaper Items
Births  &  Birthdays Obituaries
Cemeteries Photos
Census Poor Farm
Death Records Post Offices
Directories Probate Records
Divorces Schools
History Towns & Communities


September 2018 - Obits
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